ABOUT US

Tim Harris - Harris and Ford

1994

Year
Established

600+

Supplier
Partnerships

53

Countries
Serviced

9

Global
Warehouses

Our Vision

Our vision is to create partnerships with our customers to help them achieve their goals and to exceed customer expectations by bringing innovation, integrity, and proficiency to the supply chain and distribution cycle.

Our Mission 

Our mission is to provide consistent, high-quality, low-cost, value-added distribution services.

Our Story 
 Narrated By Tim Harris

HARRIS & FORD, LLC

Founded by Tim Harris (pictured), Joe Ford and Chris LaMothe, Harris & Ford, LLC is a major distributor of chemicals, ingredients and related products and related services. The Harris & Ford customer base is extremely diverse, most notably: food, personal care, cosmetic, pharmaceutical, water\wastewater management and industrial customers. 

​​The company's consistent growth and success is testimony to the experience and commitment of its founders. With more than 60 years of combined experience in chemicals, Harris & Ford is well respected for the vision, integrity and proficiency it brings to the distribution business. We believe in adding measurable value, providing result-oriented solutions and exceeding customer expectations. Harris & Ford is a company founded upon and focused on providing our customers the highest standard of service in our industry.

Location, Location, Location

Harris & Ford is geographically well-positioned to deliver your product mix at significant cost savings. We are located in Indianapolis, Indiana, the Crossroads of America, which is ideal for warehousing and shipping nationwide.

 

Six major highways converge in Indianapolis. The city also offers heavy concentrations of rail with readily available container and intermodal rail car services, plus an international airport with customized commercial and industrial cargo handling services.

 

The proximity of suppliers and manufacturers, combined with the balance of transportation systems, reduces inventory and transportation costs. ​

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OUR VALUES

  • Maintain a high standard of safety to protect our employees, customers, vendors, and community.
     

  • Create a team of diverse backgrounds and skill sets to provide the best customer service in our industry.
     

  • Continually sustain growth through honest business practices.
     

  • Promote sustainability through recycling, reducing carbon emissions and using energy efficient equipment.